About the webinar:

In the 2016/17 academic year, South Korea once again found itself as the third largest feeder country to the U.S. In this webinar, we offer an overview of the education system in South Korea and provide you with the tools necessary to evaluate credentials from this established market.

Gain insights into:

  • Overview of the South Korean education system
  • Insights into student mobility from the country
  • Grade conversions and degree requirements



Hanna Park

Senior Manager of Training

Hanna Park is the Senior Manager of Training at World Education Services and oversees evaluation training at WES. She has more than 10 years of international credential evaluation experience and specializes in the education system of East Asian and Commonwealth countries. She also has been featured as a presenter at NAFSA conferences and authored articles related to international education. Hanna earned a bachelor’s degree in linguistics from the University of Texas at Austin and a master’s degree in comparative international education from the Teachers College, Columbia University.


Deepti Mani

Research Associate

Deepti earned a master’s degree in economics from Bangalore University, India and a bachelor’s degree with specialization in international economics from Lucknow University, India. She has six years of experience in education research and her focus areas and expertise include education policy and innovation, formal and informal learning environments, the role of technology in development, and indicator monitoring frameworks. Deepti has authored and presented several research articles related to international economics with a focus on developing economies in Asia. Deepti is fluent in Hindi.